BY Claire Hamilton
on Jan 04, 2010
One of the best Christmas presents I found in my stocking was the debut novel from writer and comedian Elna Baker. Well, when I say novel, it's actually a memoir, but some of the tales she tells are SO tall, you wonder how much of it really happened. But it must have happened, because you'd need a hell of an imagination to make this up.
The New York Regional Mormon Singles Halloween Dance chronicles Elna's journey as she tries to reconcile her Mormon ... Read More
on Dec 21, 2009
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Candy Rain is sponsoring an up-and-up event that all city folk should be thinking about. Heather Loop is organizing a ride n' protest against the removal of the Williamsburg bike lane.
This Saturday (12/19) Heather Loop and other participants are going to shed shirts and pants, too to oppose the removal of this lane. (FYI: The lane cost $11k to build and then $15k to remove - nice to see your tax dollars being used to take away recreational livelihood ... Read More
Everyone here at BUST HQ is currently dying of laughter after happening upon the most hilarious Christmas-themed website of all time: Sketchy Santas. And well, it's exactly what it sounds like. Warning: do not click unless you're prepared to waste several precious minutes of your life.
A few of our faves:
Photos courtesy Sketchy ... Read More
When I found out Disney had reopened their hand-drawn animation studios and announced plans to do another 2D feature in the tradition of their old classics, I was SUPER excited. So I braved the weekend crowds on Saturday to check out The Princess and the Frog, Disney's first 2D feature since 2004's Home on the Range, and was pleasantly surprised by how much fun I had watching a movie whose target audience is about 15 years my junior.
Tiana is the 'princess' in ... Read More